Hepatitis A

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A case of hepatitis A has been confirmed in a local restaurant employee, according to Erie County officials. The Erie County Department Of Health was notified on Monday that a food handler who works at Ang’s Family Restaurant on Clinton Street in Buffalo was diagnosed with...
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Brendan Keany
August 16, 2019 - 2:46 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - A case of hepatitis A has been confirmed in a local restaurant employee, according to Erie County officials. A local restaurant worker contracted Hepatitis A. If you ate or drank anything from Platinum Pizza (1575 Broadway, Buffalo) between August 8 and August 11 you are advised to...
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March 21, 2019 - 2:34 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) After an employee was diagnosed with hepatitis A, Destiny's Restaurant was closed for 48 hours. Now, the owner says he's back open. Thomas Childs says he voluntarily shut down the restaurant for 48 hours after he learned an employee was diagnosed with hepatitis A. "We have been...
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March 12, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) An employee at a Buffalo restaurant has tested positive for Hepatitis A. Those who ate at Destiny's on Fillmore are being urged to get a booster shot. Erie County Health officials say following laboratory testing, interviews and a restaurant inspection, an employee who handles...
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October 01, 2018 - 3:51 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Erie County officials announce four cases of Hepatitis A are linked to a local pizzeria in Cheektowaga. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz and Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Bursten say a disease investigation discovered the Hepatitis A virus in a food handler t Doino’s Pizzeria...
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Mike Baggerman
February 07, 2018 - 6:58 pm
BOWMANSVILLE, N.Y. (WBEN) - After Erie County officials confirmed a hepatitis A case in the region, hundreds of at-risk people went to the Bowmansville Fire Hall on Thursday to receive their vaccine. A food service worker at Al-E-Oops reportedly contracted the illness. Because that worker prepared...
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